March 24

Five Things to Know in Florida for March 24

Five Things to Know in Florida for March 24

HOUSE PASSES BILL THAT GIVES TERRORISM VICTIMS RIGHT TO SUE The House unanimously approved the measure (HB 65) on Thursday. It would allow victims of terrorist attacks, such as the Orlando Nightclub massacre, to recover damages of at least $1,000 and attorney’s fees. Current law only allows victims of specific criminal activity to do so, […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Mar. 24

Five Things to Know in Florida for Mar. 24

MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO ATTACKING FLIGHT ATTENDANT The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Jacksonville reports in a news release that 36-year-old Joseph Michael Sharkey of Virginia entered his plea Tuesday. He faces up to 20 years in prison. BEER, CHIPS SPILL ONTO FLORIDA HIGHWAY It wasn’t a happy hour for some central Florida drivers when trucks […]